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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Baton Rouge, LA (BTR)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Baton Rouge (Los Angeles International Airport – Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport) is 1609 miles / 2589 kilometers / 1398 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 32 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Baton Rouge (BTR) is 1837 miles / 2956 kilometers and travel time by car is about 30 hours 16 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Los Angeles to Baton Rouge.

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport (BTR).

How far is Baton Rouge from Los Angeles?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Baton Rouge. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1608.714 miles
  • 2588.974 kilometers
  • 1397.934 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 1605.551 miles
  • 2583.883 kilometers
  • 1395.185 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A Los Angeles International Airport
City: Los Angeles, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LAX
ICAO Code: KLAX
Coordinates: 33°56′33″N, 118°24′28″W

B Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport
City: Baton Rouge, LA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BTR
ICAO Code: KBTR
Coordinates: 30°31′59″N, 91°8′58″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Baton Rouge is 2 hours. Baton Rouge is 2 hours ahead of Los Angeles.

Time Difference

Los Angeles, CA

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Baton Rouge, LA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 186 kg (411 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Baton Rouge (BTR).

Distance:
1609
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1609

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